Cape Town - Easterns team have
once again renewed their partnership with ANN7 as their team sponsor for the
Africa T20 Cup. After a desperately close defeat against Northerns in
Pool A on the last day of the tournament in 2015, the team is determined to win
their pool this year.
Coach Andre Nel and his
team are looking forward to the challenge with some new and talented players
added to the squad. He is hoping that his team will keep the standard of
performance as per last year but also improve on that.
Skipper Ernest Kemm
recently returned from England and is excited to captain the team which is a
combination of experienced as well as some young talented players.
Easterns will compete in
Pool C against Border, Free State and Zimbabwe and will play all their group
matches at Buffalo Park Cricket Ground in East London from Friday 9 – Sunday,
The Board of Directors in
conjunction with the Management and Staff of Eastern Cricket would like to
congratulate Cricket South Africa in affording its Affiliates the opportunity
to participate in the Africa T20 Cup which is much appreciated.
The Easterns ANN7 squad:
Kemm (captain), Sizwe Masondo, Junior Dala, Tabraiz Shamsi, Clayton August,
Grant Mokoena, Malusi Saboto, Wesley Coulentianos, Wesley Marshall, Matthew
Arnold, Justin Gamble, Xolani Mahlaba, Tumelo Simelani
Andre Nel (head coach), Ephriam Nyawo (assistant
coach), Devon van Onselen (Manager/ Fitness Trainer)